Police have resumed the search today for a diver reported missing in waters off Elliott Heads.
The 38-year-old man went missing yesterday morning approximately 14 nautical miles offshore after diving off a six-metre vessel.
The man had been out spear fishing and was reported missing by the boat skipper after failing to resurface just after 8am.
Police initiated a search-and-rescue operation by sea and air but were unsuccessful.
The search resumed this morning at first light involving water police, Volunteer Marine Rescue and a helicopter.
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